• Beauty by the Book: Fall Colorful Smoky Eye

    Fall is here! Yay! That means you can officially rock the smoky eye without looking too garish! One of the best ways to rock the smoky eye this season is with unsuspecting colors like purple, blue and green. One of my favorite tutorials on this colorful smoky eye is from BeatFaceHoney who has an awesome YouTube channel where she teaches you step-by-step on how to achieve the top beauty looks and trends. Check out this gorgeous green smoky eye!
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    September 27, 2012 • Beauty by the Book, Makeup • Views: 725

  • Beauty by the Book: Bronzer 101 – How to Rock Bronzer for Women of Color

    Bronzer is one of summer’s best beauty products and a must-have for all women of color who want to look sunkissed and gorgeous without baking in the sun. When I happened upon this amazing tutorial from one of my favorite beauty guru’s BeatFaceHoney, I knew I had to share this with you guys! If you’re looking for a great summer friendly beauty look that isn’t time consuming and doesn’t require tons of products and lots of tedious application techniques, this look is definitely going to become your go-to summer beauty style!

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    July 18, 2012 • Beauty by the Book, Makeup • Views: 1265

  • Beauty by the Book: How to Create Flawless Foundation

    Natural-Looking Foundation Doesn't Have to Be a Chore

    We all want to look flawless and naturally beautiful! Who wouldn’t want their skin to look as though it is lit from within? No one has perfect skin but there are ways one can achieve a natural yet flawless look with a little bit of practice and the right products. Check out this super detailed makeup tutorial by one of my favorite beauty gurus BeatFaceHoney. After learning these techniques, you’ll be ready for your close up!

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    July 13, 2011 • Beauty by the Book, Makeup • Views: 508

  • Haute Halloween Beauty by the Book: Lady Gaga “Telephone”


    In keeping with my Halloween beauty tutorials- here is a super cool makeup tutorial inspired by Lady Gaga’s music video for “Telephone”. This video was a cornucopia of imagery, color, makeup, hair and costumes as Lady Gaga and Beyonce shaked, shimmied and sang their way out of a women’s prison.

    I love this look as its over the top and perfect for Halloween!

    October 26, 2010 • Beauty by the Book, Makeup • Views: 26649